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William Bolton

William Bolton, one of 190 convicts transported on the Guildford, 22 March 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Bolton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 16th August, 1834
Age: 36 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Receiving
Convicted at: Nottingham Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Guildford
Departure date: 22nd March, 1827
Arrival date: 25th July, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 192 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 117 (60)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, Convicts Deaths. Effects of Deceased Convicts, - 38/0634
Date; 30 July 1827
Name; William Bolton
Ship. Guildford 7
Year of Arrival; 1827
Amount; 1 £.  1 Shillings . 0 Pence. Deposited in the Savings Bank of New South Wales

Died; 16 Aug 1834

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842

Name: Wm Bolton
Age: 28 [1798]
Date of Conviction: 13 Jul 1826 - Nottingham
Read & write. Married 2 children
Native County; Quebec
Trade; Shoemaker
Offence; Receiving & Robbery
Height; 5 ft. 2 3/4
Complexion; Dark Sallow
Hair; Black
Eyes; Hazel
Additional Remarks; Assigned G Townsend

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 16th August, 1834 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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